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The Resource Guyland : the perilous world where boys become men, Michael Kimmel

Guyland : the perilous world where boys become men, Michael Kimmel

Label
Guyland : the perilous world where boys become men
Title
Guyland
Title remainder
the perilous world where boys become men
Statement of responsibility
Michael Kimmel
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
A leading authority in gender studies profiles American males between the ages of sixteen and twenty-six, offering insight into their belief systems, relationships, and preferences, in a report that also discusses the sources of violent and deviant behaviors. By the author of Manhood in America: A Cultural History
Cataloging source
BTCTA
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Kimmel, Michael S
Dewey number
  • 362.5084210973
  • 305.242109
Index
index present
LC call number
HQ799.6
LC item number
.K56 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Young men
  • Masculinity
  • Maturation (Psychology)
Label
Guyland : the perilous world where boys become men, Michael Kimmel
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Understanding the critical years between 16 and 26"--Jacket
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [291-316]) and index
Contents
Welcome to Guyland -- "What's the rush?" : Guyland as a new stage of development -- "Bros before hos" : the guy code -- High school : boot camp for Guyland -- The rites of almost-men : binge drinking, fraternity hazing, and the elephant walk -- Sports crazy -- Boys and their toys : Guyland's media -- Babes in Boyland : pornography -- Hooking up : sex in Guyland -- Predatory sex and party rape -- Girls in Guyland : eyes on the guys -- "Just guys"
Control code
ocn191930276
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xviii, 332 p.
Isbn
9780060831349
System control number
(OCoLC)191930276
Label
Guyland : the perilous world where boys become men, Michael Kimmel
Publication
Note
"Understanding the critical years between 16 and 26"--Jacket
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [291-316]) and index
Contents
Welcome to Guyland -- "What's the rush?" : Guyland as a new stage of development -- "Bros before hos" : the guy code -- High school : boot camp for Guyland -- The rites of almost-men : binge drinking, fraternity hazing, and the elephant walk -- Sports crazy -- Boys and their toys : Guyland's media -- Babes in Boyland : pornography -- Hooking up : sex in Guyland -- Predatory sex and party rape -- Girls in Guyland : eyes on the guys -- "Just guys"
Control code
ocn191930276
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xviii, 332 p.
Isbn
9780060831349
System control number
(OCoLC)191930276

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